Foursquare Connection 2024 is heading east.

You’re invited to
Foursquare Connection 2024

The Foursquare community will gather May 27-30, 2024, just outside Washington, D.C., at the beautiful Gaylord National Resort + Convention Center in National Harbor, Md.

Yes, Foursquare Connection
is for you.

Are you a Foursquare licensed minister, a leader at your church, a college student or interested in being a future ministry leader? Then Connection is just for you! (And your church staff!) (and … yep, even your church council members are invited.)

Inspire your church leadership

—church council member, first-time attendee (2023)

Kids? We’ve got you covered.

Your kids need to be filled up, too! Foursquare Connection offers NextGen Kids + Youth programming for babies to grade 12. Add kids, from small to tall, onto your registration. Parental warning: They’ll be begging you to come back all. year. long. 

Kids love NextGen

—parent, pastor and first-time attendee (2023)

Give a little. (Take a little.)

It’s an opportunity to serve our pastors and ministers, meet new friends and get a taste of what this whole Connection thing is all about. First-timers love volunteering as it’s such an easy way to meet future friends!

Volunteer for 4-11 hours for $50 off registration, or volunteer for 12+ hours for a complimentary registration. 

Volunteer + meet new friends

—volunteer/attendee (2023)

Register now for Foursquare Connection 2024


Register now for Foursquare Connection 2024, taking place right outside Washington, D.C., in National Harbor, Md., May 27-30. We want to see the whole Foursquare crew at the beautiful Gaylord National Resort + Convention Center, so register + reserve your hotel room today.

One big reunion

—newly credentialed minister (2023)

Schedule

General Session

8:15 – 9:45 p.m.

Welcome Celebration

*Welcome Celebration will include the ForeRunners Gathering and Young Leaders Gathering. 

7 – 8:30 a.m.

Interaction with the Board + Senior Leadership Team

7 – 8 a.m.

Pray Walk Jog

2 – 4 p.m.

Business + Vote

2 – 4 p.m.

Skillshops

8:15 – 9:45 p.m

District Gatherings

8:30 – 9:30 a.m

General Session: Worship + Prayer Focus

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Conexión Hispana 

10 – 11:15 a.m.

English Workshops

11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

English Workshops

2 – 4 p.m.

Multiethnic Connections

2 – 3:15 p.m.

Talleres de español

3:30 – 4:45 p.m.

Talleres de español

6 – 8 p.m.

General Session

8:15 – 9:15 p.m.

Worship + Ministry Night

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Prayer with Pastor Randy

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

General Session: Multigenerational Focus

What’s a General Session?

General Sessions are our main gathering times each day, and often include times of worship, speakers and updates. All registered adults are welcome to attend the General Sessions.

Schedule

8:15 – 9:45 p.m. | Welcome Celebration

*Welcome Celebration will include the ForeRunners Gathering and Young Leaders Gathering. 

7 – 8:30 a.m. | Interaction with the Board + Senior Leadership Team

7 – 8 a.m. | Pray Walk Jog

2 – 4 p.m. | Business + Vote

2 – 4 p.m. | Skillshops

8:15 – 9:45 p.m | District Gatherings

8:30 – 9:30 a.m | General Session: Worship + Prayer Focus

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Conexión Hispana 

10 – 11:15 a.m. | English Workshops

11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. | English Workshops

2 – 4 p.m. | Multiethnic Connections

2 – 3:15 p.m. | Talleres de español

3:30 – 4:45 p.m. | Talleres de español

6 – 8 p.m. | General Session

8:15 – 9:15 p.m. | Worship + Ministry Night

7:30 – 8:30 a.m. | Prayer with Pastor Randy

9 a.m. – 12 p.m. | General Session: Multigenerational Focus

What’s a General Session?

General Sessions are our main gathering times each day, and often include times of worship, speakers and updates. All registered adults are welcome to attend the General Sessions.

Keynote Speakers

Worship together with

Event Location

Gaylord National Resort +
Convention Center

201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD  20745

This year, we’ll all be together in one location at the Gaylord National Resort + Convention Center! That’s right! Our event and hotel accommodations are all at one beautiful, recently renovated resort. Hotels are booked separately from your registration; room rates for this hotel are normally $450+/night, so be sure to use this link to book your room at this discount exclusively for Foursquare Connection attendees.


Gaylord National Resort + Convention Center

201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD  20745-1135

Single/double occupancy: $159/night + tax
Triple occupancy: $169/night + tax
Quad occupancy: $179/night + tax 
Parking: $15/night

Airports + Transportation

It may take you a minute to get to the Gaylord National Resort, but once you’ve arrived, everything is within walking distance, from main sessions to great food + shopping options!

Airport Code: DCA

Distance from Property: 6.9 Miles
(20-30 Minutes)

Airport Code: IAD

Distance from Property: 32.3 Miles
(1 hour – 1.5 hours) 

Airport Code: BWI

Distance from Property: 42.0 Miles
(1 hour – 1.5 hours) 

Taking an Uber, Lyft, taxi or other rideshare service to the Gaylord National Resort + Convention Center? Here’s the approximate cost you can expect, but note that prices may increase due to heavier traffic and other assorted excuses.

From DCA: Approximately $25 one way
From IAD: 
Approximately $55 one way
From BWI: 
Approximately $75 one way

Book a ride through Connect BBC. Book online or call 866.222.7433. Use the code FOURSQUARE to get 10% off.

Wharf Water Taxi

Departs from National Harbor; the taxi is just a 5-minute walk from the hotel and makes stops in Alexandria and Georgetown.


Bus station

The Dash bus is free. The nearest stop is a 10-minute car ride away from the hotel. 

Nearest bus stop: Franklin St & S Pitt St Station in Alexandria


Metro subway station

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) makes stops throughout Washington, D.C., Virgina and Maryland. Be aware: You’ll need to drive (or take a taxi or rideshare) about 15 minutes to get to the nearest Metro stop.

Nearest Metro stops to the hotel: Branch Ave Metro
Braddock Road Station


Things to do. Things to eat.

Wondering where to eat, where to shop and all the fun worth seeing while in National Harbor, Md.? Check out all that this waterfront city has to offer.

Ready to register?

Reserve your seat at Foursquare Connection 2024 in National Harbor, Md. Register now and save with our earlybird rate.

Must download:
Foursquare Connection App

Airline tickets? ✅ Connection pins packed? ✅ All that’s left to do is download the Foursquare Connection App. If you’re looking to have hotel maps, the convention schedule and a whole lot more right at your fingertips, then you’ll want to grab this free app. And, say yes to notifications for occasional reminders on where + when to be throughout Foursquare Connection week. 

Connection FAQs

Can I purchase a booth or advertise at Foursquare Connection 2024?

No, we are not offering advertising options for Foursquare Connection 2024.

Will there be workshops this year?

Yes, workshops will be announced in advance of the event. Watch for workshop options in 2024. Registration for specific workshops will not be required, but you must be a registered attendee in order to attend. Badges will be checked at the door.

Does Connection registration include the cost of my hotel room?

No. Foursquare Connection 2024 registration includes all main sessions, workshops and Conexión Hispana. Please reserve your own hotel room by clicking here in order to receive our special discounted convention rate.

Can I prepay for my hotel?

No. A credit card is required to remain on file at the time the reservation is made, and you will be charged for one night (room + tax). The remainder of your nights will not be charged until your stay at the hotel has concluded. A full refund will be processed if your reservation is canceled with the hotel more than three business days before arrival.

Does Connection registration include any meals?

No. Meals can be purchased at restaurants and eateries in and around the Gaylord National Resort. In addition, meal and grocery delivery services are available (such as Instacart and Uber Eats.)

Are wheelchairs available on site?

Scoot Around delivers motorized scooters to the Gaylord National Resort. Reserve a scooter, and have it delivered right to the hotel. 

We all need a little help sometimes.

The Foursquare Connection Team is here to serve, so drop us a line if you have any questions about Foursquare Connection 2024.